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What Cookie Is Black And White And Not The Flavor You Think It Is?

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Ooo, that square one on the bottom – gourmet Oreo, right?

Heh heh heh, only if you’re ready to discover that the chocolate cookie bits have been enhanced by a scoop of bamboo charcoal and the cream filling tastes of gouda cheese with a hint of non-canonical truffle salt…

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In the wake of a deadly earthquake, fans erupt in a frenzy of mourning when it’s discovered that their favorite pop star is among the dead. But when Detective Kenji Nakamura is sent to investigate a death at a local shrine, he finds evidence that suggests the impossible: How could the head priest have been murdered by…read more

 

Jonelle Patrick View All

Writing mystery books set in Tokyo is mostly what I do, but I also blog about the odd stuff I see every day in Japan. I'm a graduate of Stanford University and the Sendagaya Japanese Institute in Tokyo, and a member of the International Thriller Writers, the Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters In Crime. When I'm not in Tokyo, I live in San Francisco. I also host a travel site called The Tokyo Guide I Wish I'd Had, so if you're headed to Japan and want to check out the places I take my friends when they're in town, take a look!

5 thoughts on “What Cookie Is Black And White And Not The Flavor You Think It Is? Leave a comment

  1. Sometimes I prefer something savory/nutty/cheesy over something sweet…. But expectations can often affect perceptions…

    So I’m in Okinawa right now, but it’s a brief port visit and we can’t leave base so there isn’t much to talk about here. 😛

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